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Pattern Reviews> EvaDress> E50-3818 (1956 Evening Gown)

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Posted on:1/26/10 1:49 AM

Review Rating: Very Helpful by 35 people   
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jilly cooper said...
5 hours on the bust drape - wow, no wonder the dress looks fantastic. love the fabric too, just oozes style :)
1/26/10 2:05 AM
Birgitte said...
I adore this on you, and I had to go straight to the picture of you with the band :)) you did an amazing job and I hope you get many more opportunities to wear it- just stunning. And a very helpful review, thank you.
1/26/10 2:27 AM
QuiltSewSewSue said...
Simply gorgeous!
1/26/10 2:33 AM
Elona said...
What a lovely, lovely dress, and you look beautiful in it!
1/26/10 3:05 AM
Vonnevo said...
WOW !!! Gorgeous, glamourous, stylish and sophisticated !!! This jazz fan would love to hear a little snippet of you singing too :)
1/26/10 4:29 AM
joanico said...
Just amazing!
1/26/10 4:36 AM
dingyadi said...
Utterly beautiful!
1/26/10 4:40 AM
Peter in NYC said...
Gorgeous! Looks fantastic on you.
1/26/10 4:46 AM
Paris75008 said...
Oh m'gosh. What an amazing glamorous dress and you look simply STUNNING wearing it. Only 2 days to make it? That has to be some kind of sewing record. Thanks for the very helpful review and the lovely pics.
1/26/10 5:29 AM
Paris75008 said...
Oops, double post. I must have been under the spell of that gorgeamous dress!
1/26/10 5:34 AM
Elke said...
Gorgeous dress looks fabulous on you! I enjoyed reading your review with lovely photos.
1/26/10 5:38 AM
newmama said...
Stunning, gorgeous, very flattering. Absolutely amazing dress that looks wonderful on you. Even the muslin has "wow" factor!
1/26/10 6:54 AM
MsMaryO said...
Absolutely beautiful!
1/26/10 8:02 AM
cindyann said...
My goodness, that is just lovely! You look gorgeous!
1/26/10 8:13 AM
Catbird said...
I have been in suspense since this drama began and I could hardly wait to see how it all turned out. This was worth the wait -- it's absolutely gorgeous!! You look tiny, elegant, happy and at ease on stage. You must have set a speed record on this project, and you proved you have nerves of steel. I am so impressed and I LOVE your favorite b&w picture. Excellent review, too. Wow.
1/26/10 8:30 AM
Kellie R. said...
This dress is breathtaking and you look stunning wearing it! What a perfect event in which to wear such a gown. I'm the attendees of the event had all eyes on YOU! Fabulous, just fabulous!
1/26/10 9:20 AM
Christas said...
Absolutely gorgeous!
1/26/10 9:33 AM
carolynw said...
Virginie this is over the top beautiful and it fits you like a dream. Beautiful and so elegant in every way. Loved your article in Threads!
1/26/10 9:35 AM
Sigrid. said...
Gorgeous dress, so well suited for the occasion. You look fabulous.
1/26/10 9:45 AM
colorkitten said...
Fantastic dress! And thanks for all the info on this pattern company, too.
1/26/10 9:50 AM
Sickofitcindy said...
The dress came out wonderfully and you look beautiful. Well done!
1/26/10 10:03 AM
ClioBklyn said...
WOW! Simply stunning! Great job.
1/26/10 10:22 AM
DaisyEsq said...
1/26/10 10:30 AM
Cowtown Karen said...
Utterly fantastic!
1/26/10 10:57 AM
Cowtown Karen said...
Utterly fantastic!
1/26/10 10:59 AM
Barbara V said...
What a masterpiece! Such a perfect beautiful dress for your singing event. Lovely work, great pictures; you look fabulous!
1/26/10 11:08 AM
SueV said...
wow! love it! great review
1/26/10 11:18 AM
ssssdeb said...
You did an awesome job and look absolutely stunning!
1/26/10 12:16 PM
ssssdeb said...
You did an awesome job and look absolutely stunning!
1/26/10 12:16 PM
squirrellypoo said...
Gorgeous!! Thanks so much for this review and your comments on EvaDress - I've got several of their patterns in my wishlist so it's great to hear good things aout them!
1/26/10 12:59 PM
Passion4Sewing said...
Stunning! I'm sure you turned some heads!
1/26/10 1:26 PM
Mahler said...
You simply look magnificent. Quelle robe madame, quelle robe! Perfect review. By chance Madeleine was there to save you. Your muslin is so nice, can't you dye it and wear it as a summer dress ;-) Quel travail de maitre ! I am so fully impressed.
1/26/10 2:10 PM
RLL said...
Absolutely beautiful. What dedication you had considering your time constraint. WOW....really beautiful.
1/26/10 2:36 PM
moushka said...
Between this incredible dress and your article in Threads, you're becoming a PR legend! Wonderful dress, terrific review. You're such an inspiration!
1/26/10 3:40 PM
DorothyK said...
Spectacular. Perfect for the event and perfect for you. It must have been such a thrill to wear it. I like your idea for the summer dress also.
1/26/10 5:41 PM
DorothyK said...
Spectacular. Perfect for the event and perfect for you. It must have been such a thrill to wear it. I like your idea for the summer dress also.
1/26/10 5:41 PM
nellc said...
You look gorgeous in your beautiful dress!
1/26/10 6:30 PM
SusiM said...
Just stunning!! This is a very special gown!
1/26/10 7:28 PM
Nancy K said...
Absolutely fabulous! You need to upgrade your experience; you are certainly more than intermediate!
1/26/10 8:27 PM
rozzybabe said...
I've wanted to sew a formal dress from the Eva Dress site for a long time, but have always been nervous just in case I picked something too detailed, or not a suitable style/silhouette. I've looked at this pattern before, & thank you so much for your comment that it's not as restrictive at the lower flounce. Your dress is absolutely stunning; your fabric choice couldn't have been better. A fabulous look & even more amazing sewing job. Thanks for all the tips! This will be my first "formal" style purchase from Eva dress. Congratulations on a successful evening; you looked elegant & beautiful!
1/26/10 8:44 PM
Karen6790 said...
Absolutely amazing - love the black and white photos because you and your fabulous dress look like old movie stills! Beautiful color on you as well.
1/26/10 9:27 PM
zazzie said...
Un mot: magnifique.
1/26/10 9:30 PM
amy in mpls said...
beautiful!! absolutely gorgeous! (now we want the you tube!)
1/26/10 9:58 PM
CynthiaSue said...
you are so inspiring Virginie! utterly gorgeous dress and gorgeous you!
1/26/10 11:01 PM
skae said...
I just ordered this patterns and plan on making a dress for my daughter. I just loved the detail and the dress. Its just stunning. Thanks
1/26/10 11:43 PM
Sewnla said...
Gorgeous. You looked right out of the 50's you must have wowed the audience. You are amazing to be able to sew like that and to be able to sing - what talent.
1/27/10 1:08 AM
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1/27/10 6:16 AM
SamaraK. said...
wow! Wonderful!
1/27/10 4:50 PM
Lynn67 said...
WOW! I'm finishing up a dress and never heard of this place before or I would've checked it out. Your work is beautiful and you're stunning!
1/27/10 6:39 PM
TJSEWS said...
Unbelievably beautiful!
5/4/10 9:05 PM
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